Cast bronze dolphin. Dolphin with raised spine / Similar. 18mm in length, 0.70 grams. SNG BM Black Sea 362; SNG Stancombe 334. SKU 33389.
Dark green and brown patina, extremely nice for these! Only ONE coin is for sale (not two) - the actual coin for sale is scanned on both sides. Unconditionally guaranteed to be authentic.
The earliest Olbian coins were not round, but assumed a shape of a dolphin, an animal of religious importance to the Olbians.
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